Friday, 21 June 2013

Take Advantage of Ooty Monsoon Offers

Ooty is the crown of Indian tourism, which is located in the heights of the Nilgiris offering a soothing climate throughout the year. Tourists are pouring to this destination during summers to escape from heat of the plains as well as to enjoy charm and beauty of the surroundings. Ooty is not merely a hill station of South, but it is more than that in the sense it has additional features to explore like the exotic fairs and festivals arranged by local administration. Even though summer is no doubt the best time to visit Ooty, still its Monsoon also conceals treasures of happy moments for the visitors.
Ooty Honeymoon Packages
Best time to visit Ooty
Unlike other tourist spots, Ooty is best to visit even during Monsoon season, because monsoon of Ooty is moderate and it can be equally enjoyed if you are visiting the place in this season. Nature is at its best in this hilly region with the peaks and valleys becoming dark green and enticing as if they are cleaned with the drizzles of rain. During monsoon season starting from May end and lasting till September Nilgiri hills are covered with new plantations offering panoramic views. Every tourist destination offers an off season bonanza of reduced prizes and Ooty is not an exception to it. Many attractive monsoon holiday packages are offered by renowned tour operators. Some of the travel agents having their own hotels and resorts at Ooty offer much affordable Ooty monsoon packages, since they are benefited by the backup of their own hotels, where arrangements of exclusive stay can be managed by them. So if you are inspired by the magic of Ooty Monsoon, then check various available tour packages and select one that is more reasonable and at the same time offers a interesting stay at this charming hill station popularly referred to as “Queen of the hills”.

If you are planning an Ooty visit during monsoon, then be assured for a comfortable stay in one of Ooty’s outstanding budget hotels. Since summer rush starts diminishing during this period you can have choice regarding where to stay at this destination. Select your  Ooty accommodation in such a way that you can enjoy maximum sightseeing in Ooty.

Thursday, 6 June 2013

Tiger Hill Ooty Tourist Spot

Ooty which is popular as Garden city of the hills has many other attractions to be explored that are concealed in its surrounding region. One such popular attraction of this spectacular hill station is Tiger hill in Ooty. Tucked beautifully at a distance of around sixteen km from the city center, Tiger hill is located at lower summit of the most popular Dodabetta Peak. An ancient cave near this hill has been mentioned in religious books. Tiger hill is a beautiful  picnic place to relax for a day forgetting every day stresses and strains.
Tiger Hill Ooty
Tiger Hill Ooty

Ooty Tiger hill serves as the best Ooty tourist spot for many types of visitors including adventure lovers who can explore the best opportunity of trekking in the surrounding region. An excursion to the hill offers stunning views of valley and plethora of beautiful landscapes, lush green forests and distant beauty of the Nilgiri ranges. The huge water reservoir on the top of the hillock supplying water to the nearby places looks like a cap on a broad head. Locals and tourists enjoy excursion to this spot, while youngsters love this hill for a day’s hangout. This is the strategic point from where amazing views of the most popular Dodabetta Peak are available. Before arrival of the monsoon if you arrive at this destination then you might be able to catch the glimpse of clouds loaded with mist travelling over the valley, which resembles a heavenly scene portrayed on a canvas. Tigher hill surrounded by small ravines and dense forests exhibit a panorama of rich plant and animal life where some of the distinct species of wildlife can be spotted. It is a local belief that saints and other pious people from the surrounding region stayed in this area for meditation and achieving peace of mind.

Tourist’s attractions of Ooty like gardens, lakes and peaks are more popular amongst tourists and visitors of Ooty. Apart from the places to visit most vibrant attractions of Ooty are the summer festivals which include mesmerizing events like flower show, fruit show and spices show. Entertainment activities to get refreshed like balloon show, tour of heritage buildings, Eco-trekking, car rally and marathon race add to the glamour of Ooty. Some of the less popular but enchanting places like Tiger hill are like a diamond in the crown of Ooty tourism. Ooty has lot to offer come and explore the treasures of tourist attractions of this destination with your family and friends. A resort in Ooty by the name United-21 paradise is the right place to stay with your family and friends. 

Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Shopping In Ooty

Ooty is looked upon as a serene place resting on the lap of nature. It is totally true but the other innumerable pleasures of this incredible hill station should not be overlooked. Visitors to this unique destination can discover its various tourist potentials like the colorful festivals, adventure activities and last but not the least a splendid shopping experience.

Once you reach the blue mountains of Ooty adorned with eucalyptus trees you will feel refreshed by inhaling the scented fresh air of the mountains in your lungs. Visiting the enchanting sightseeing attractions in and around Ooty will take at least a day or two when you will start visualizing the shopping opportunities concealed in the city limits. One of the unique places to start your shopping spree will be none other than Tibetan market, where a great stock of Tibetan goods is available. These markets are the best places to get some of the antiques and artifacts of Tibetan art and craft. The major shopping areas of the city are Cooperative super market, Upper and lower bazaar roads, Toda showroom, Poompuhar, Kairali Emporia and Municipal Market. These are the shopping hubs where you can pick some of the best Ooty specialties as per your choice from a stock of huge varieties.



Certain items which represent identity of this destination range from Toda jewelry, leather items to the fresh tea which is pride of Nilgiris. Other items worth buying are Eucalyptus oil, natural honey, Home made chocolates, Green tea and woolen clothing, The nicely flavored aromatic Green tea leaves will keep you fresh for the day. Tea and even coffee from this region is of remarkable quality. They are the best buys to take along and offer as gifts to your friends or relatives. Homemade chocolates of Ooty are in much demand by the tourists since many years. If you are interested to buy some yummy chocolates then head towards King Star, the pioneers who introduced the concept of homemade chocolates in Ooty. There are lots of mouth watering options in the chocolates to select from like fruit and nut, fig and honey, roasted almonds and rum chocolates. Even sugar free varieties are also available here. Toda is the oldest tribal community of Ooty still existing in some parts of the city. They offer some explicit samples of tribal art and craft in the form of Toda Jewelry. This sober but elegant craft from is available in many markets of the city but the best place to buy them is “Big Shop” located on the commercial road.

In order to enjoy a stupendous shopping experience and an unforgettable vacation in Ooty, make your stay in our cottages of Hotel United-21 paradise in Ooty. At United-21 you will be mesmerized with the picturesque view of the cottages, enveloped in the sanctity of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Experience the top of the world experience while staying in one of our Ooty budget cottages offering privacy for families as well as couples.